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and drilled as members of the house grilled health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius over the rollout of the healthcare.gov website. it was over administration claims that would ensure people they could keep their present plans no matter what. the trouble is many carriers are cancelling low-cost, low-coverage plans because they don't compile with tough insurance standards under the law. bertha coombs has more on the contentious hearing. >> reporter: kathleen sebelius seemed prepared for tough questioning starting off with an apology to americans for the rocky rollout of healthcare.gov. the site was down again today. >> you deserve better. i apologize. i'm accountable to you for fixing these problems, and i'm committed toç earning your confidence back. >> reporter: republican members pressed sebelius about health officials' late changes to the system design and the lack of proper testing, which last week contractors said contributed to the site's malfunctioning. >> nobody indicated this could go this wrong. i was always advised there is always a risk with a new product an
second sebelius testifying right now at the hearing. she is expected to face a grilling from g.o.p. lawmakers. some are calling for her resignation. katie marzullo is monitoring the hearing. katie? >> the secretary sat down and chairman upton is speaking but republicans want to know, when will this troubled website be ready? how many have prepared health insurance? why are some consumers seeing their current plans canceled when they were assured they could keep the insurance they had. health and human services second sebelius expecting to blame the problem on contractors who built the website. we know that from prepared remarks the problems have persisted and the when was down again last night but documents show the main contractor, c.g.i. warned the government a month before the site went live. >> some of this will be a legitimate questions but there will be a lot of political theater. >> obamacare is not just the website it is the whole law. >> that was republican speaker of the house speaker boehner. real be talk health care in boston this afternoon comparing his affordable
some tough questions. >>> reporter: health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius will be in the hot seat today testifying in front of a house committee about problems with healthcare.gov. >> the president should ask the secretary of health and human services kathleen sebelius to resign her position because of the disastrous rollout of obamacare. >> reporter: in prepared testimony, secretary sebelius blamed contractors hired to build the website for the centers for medicare and medicaid services or cms. she says unfortunately a subset of those contracts for healthcare.gov have not met expectations. >> do you swear that the testimony you are -- >> reporter: but in testimony last week, those contractors said the real problem was with cms, which demanded last-minute changes and did not allow enough time to fully test the website. >> i want to apologize to you that the website has not worked as well as it should. >> reporter: ed head of cms says fixes since the launch have improved the website. >> you're saying the system right now is working? >> it's working, just no
sebelius. some house republicans are blaming sebelius for the problems and are calling for her to step down or be fired. >> reporter: a san jose man went on a gold mining trip and never came home. now the search is on in some very wild areas of nevada as they look for clues. >> reporter: and i'm cate caugiran live in santa rosa. california lawmaker wants to reintroduce a bill that could change the way toy guns look, this in light of 13-year-old andy lopez's death. he was shot by a deputy after the deputy thought he was carrying a rifle. >> reporter: and checking conditions right now, down the eastshore freeway, our delays continue to grow. westbound 80 approaching ashby that accident has been cleared now to the right-hand shoulder. the flares are all picked up. but we are seeing delays it looks like as far back as carlson where you see that 22- mile-per-hour sensor and once you get past berkeley then everything continues to improve out towards emeryville but the drive time is now more than a half hour. once you reach the bay bridge toll plaza still no metering lights even though we are past
kathleen sebelius says she's sorry consumers have wasted so much time dealing with technical problems on the obama administration's health insurance website. sebelius told the house energy and commerce committee she apologizes for access problems that have been "miserably frustrating" for many americans and said she's accountable for fixing them - by the end of november. she added that the system is female announcer: female announcer: when you see this truck, it means another neighbor is going to sleep better tonight because they went to sleep train's ticket to tempur-pedic event. choose from a huge selection of tempur-pedic models, including the new tempur-choice with head-to-toe customization. plus, get 36 months interest-free financing, two free pillows, and free same-day delivery. are you next? announcer: but don't wait. sleep train's ticket to tempur-pedic is ending soon. ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ i want you to know stuff i want you to be kind. i want you to be smart. super smart. i want one thing in a doctor. i want you to be handsome. i want you to be awesom
healthcare act -- president's healthcare act. the tough questions that kathleen sebelius is facing. >>> santa rosa grieves the death of a 13-year-old shot and killed while holding a replica gun >>> good morning. live pictures from union city where fire crews are on the scene of a warehouse fire. this started about two hours ago. it's pretty well contained. there were some scary moments for people inside the at -- the area. >>> steve, i couldn't wait to turn the heater on. >> yes, it's cold. it will be sunny. mostly clear skies. a lot of 30s popping up. sunshine and a little bit warmer. not a lot. 36 book ends, santa rosa and napa, a lot of 40s or low 40s for many. including san jose which has gone to 44. redwood city, 42. there's 30s up in the santa cruz mountains. san francisco, a couple of up floor 40s. go for a high of 61. clear in reno. 389 eureka. even some cool readings on the north coast. this system will fall apart. cold, sunny. patchy fog in the north bay that will burn off and cool to mild on the highs. if you are in the sun, it's not bad. if you are in the shade, it's cooler. 50s,
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secretary kathleen sebelius apologized for the glitches when she faced a number of questions from a congressional committee. >> who was in charge as it was -- >> was in charge up to -- >> at that team, who is the individual -- >> michelle snyder is the -- >> michelle snyder is the one responsible for this debacle? >> well -- [ pause ] >> -- excuse me, congresswoman. michelle snyder is not responsible for this debacle. hold me accountable for the debacle. i'm responsible. >> okay. >> a little heated. sebelius promised things will be fixed by the end of november. >>> and this sure doesn't look like a place to sign up for obamacare. but many new yorkers are calling a brooklyn cupcake shop trying to get healthcare information. state health department mistakenly named the shop and several other businesses as obamacare enrollment sites. telephone numbers were given out, as well. the bakery says it's getting 20 to 25 calls a day from people wanting information on their policies. >>> this week marks 75 years since one of the most notorious broadcasts ever to hit the airwaves. it was i
for the obamacare website mess? well, here is what health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius told a congressional committee today. >> who was in charge as it was being -- >> the team was involved. >> who is in charge. >> michelle snyder. >> michelle snider is the one responsible for this debacle. >> well, excuse me, congresswoman, michelle snyder is not responsible for the debalkable. hold me accountable for the debacle. i'm responsible. >> sebelius apologized to the american people for the problems with the rollout and promised things would be fixed by the end of november. >>> explosive allegations against a state senator. how he is accused of youthing his kids for kickbacks. >> and the traffic ticket that one california driver just got slapped with. >> weather today was a treat with sunshine, highs in the upper 60s. how about halladay and beyond? -- halloween and beyond? your forecast next. >> this is how you celebrate halloween in style. ♪ at kaiser permanente we've reduced serious heart attacks by 62%, which makes days with grandpa jack 100% more possible. join us at kp.org
obtained from nsa leaker edward snowden. >>> health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius says she is responsible for the problems plaguing the nation's new healthcare website. she was questioned yesterday by a congressional committee. >> who was in charge as it was -- >> was in charge up until -- >> at that team, who is the individual -- >> michelle snyder is the -- >> michelle snyder is the one for this debacle. >> excuse me, congresswoman. michelle snyder is not responsible for the debacle. hold me accountable for the did he backable. i'm responsible. >> sebelius apologized to the american people for the problems with the rollout and promised things will be fixed by the end of november. president obama is taking his share of the blame. >> there's no denying it, right now the website is too slow, too many people have gotten stuck, and i am not happy about it. and i take full responsibility for making sure it gets fixed asap. >> the president spoke yesterday in boston where he assured people the healthcare reform program will live up to its promises. he said massachusetts heal
chief set to be grilled today over failures in the system. kathleen sebelius. >>> stealing the stage from the pope. the little boy who wandered right up to the pontiff to say hello and wouldn't go. the astonishing moments now viral around the world. with the head of the catholic church and his biggest little fan. ♪ this is an s.o.s. don't want to second-guess ♪ >>> and bombshell breakup. the jonas brothers, just revealing they're splitting. now, joining us for their first and only live interview, in an abc news exclusive. why they're calling it quits. and is it for good? >>> we do say good morning, america. and when we came in this morning, the long faces of those fans outside, since last night, waiting for the jonas brothers to show up. and they will, to our studios, a little bit later. >> yeah. they were lining up all night long. >>> we have more big news in washington. as the stock market reaches another record high. that's happened 30 time this is year. the federal reserve is about to make an apparent announcement that affects everyone with a mortgage or a 401(k). >>> and mor
are actually rooting for the sky to fall. >> sebelius says she does not have reliable data on enrollment numbers but revealed the cost of the website: $56 million for i.t. support and $174 million total. >> in our state you can access through covered california with a link on our website with other information at abc7news.com. click open "see it on tv." >> now an exclusive: two high ranking senate aides have rereeled all senate democratic letters have signed a letter urging hillary clinton to run for president in 201. the letter was organized at the urging of barbara boxer. the secretary said she would now decide until next year. >> there could be a change to police recruits leaving san jose police department hopefully to have a prorated program if recruits leave before they cop -- complete five years of service. it costs $170,000 for each candidates' training. officers leaving because of pension and benefit losses in san jose. >> day dreamers: you may be more productive than anyone thought. >> the rally taking place against a high-end retailer accused of customer profiling. >> athletes
for sebelius to step down or be fired. president obama will talk health care in boston this afternoon. he will compare his act with the health care plan in massachusetts implemented by governor romney. the plans similar and romney's version had rollout problems, too. >> you can access health insurance marketplace through cover california with the link on our website along with other valuable information at abc7news.com. >> a state committee will hold a hearing next week to look into the deaths of two bart workers kyle while they were on strike. they want to get to the bottom of the accident on november 7. the national transportation safety board is investigating the accident that killed the engineers chris shepard and larry daniels while inspecting cracks in walnut creek when they are hit by a fast-moving train operated by a trainee. >> members of the two biggest unions vote for a deal on the four year contract that ended the strike. workers get 15.4 percent raise over four years and pay $129 a month for health coverage and contribute now to pensions. to both approve the deal the board wo
. >> plus what health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius will tell republicans who are calling for her resignation at a hearing this morning. >> and we have a five car crash in berkeley along the -- this is a look at it here, see pretty tied up on the east shore freeway near university off-ramp, more straight ahead. >> well temperatures are cold although the frost advisory has been cancelled, sunny today but not much warmer, we will have your forecast coming -- i want you to know stuff i want you to be kind. i want you to be smart. super smart. i want one thing in a doctor. i want you to be handsome. i want you to be awesome. i don't want you to look at the chart before you say hi...david. i want you to return my emails. i want you to keep me doing this for another sixty years. at kaiser permanente, we want you to choose the doctor that's right for you. find your perfect match at kp.org and thrive. >>> welcome back to the ktvu channel 2 morning news, time now is 5:14, police say six people were shot to death at a home in greenwood county south carolina after a domestic dispute,
and human services secretary kathleen sebelius testified this week that the website's flaws make any data unreliable. her agency won't release enro enrollment numbers for weeks. >>> about a third of the abortion clinics will close today after a new part of the state's abortion law has been reinstated. the doctors must have privileges at a hospital within 30 miles of their clinic. it's now back in effect. the president of planned parenthood says the ruling bans abortions in vast stretches of texas and will have appealed. governor rick perry says the state will do everything it can to protect a culture of life in texas. >>> coming up, a big change coming to an american classic at a favorite meal for many kids, kraft mac and cheese. >>> did your ghost and goblins enup with too much halloween candy? you can make the extra treats pay off today. >> sxoo a hallmark apology. >>> good morning. it's 4:51. let's take a live look from our camera from the east bay hills, looking over across the bay to san francisco. what a gorgeous picture. the twinkling lights on the first day of november, we have a
read the memo. >> i have read it. >> reporter: on capitol hill wednesday kathleen sebelius was grilled about a memo, which just three days before the october 1st launch date warned that security testing of the site was not finished. exposing a level of uncertainty that could be deemed as a high risk. sebelius insisted that monitoring and testing is under way. >> the october 1 deadline became so important that everything else fell by the wayside. >> reporter: according to the former head of the social security administration under presidents bush and obama, who spoke to nbc michael isikoff, before the crippled site debuted some within the obama administration questioned the adequacy of its privacy protection. >> there were shortcuts taken on the quality of the information technology and they decided simply to ignore the privacy rights of americans. >> reporter: healthcare.gov privacy policy says personal data like social security numbers and financial information can be shared with local governments, private contractors, even the department of homeland security. >> we are just going to
out what the subsidies are because she can't get on the website. it's something kathleen sebelius will be asked on capitol hill when she testifies on wednesday. >>> superstorm sandy became one of the deadliest and most destructive storms. among the hardest hit areas, breezy point, new least those that can. others still don't have a home 12 months after the storm. nearly a year ago these are some of the storm's first images after the aftermath. calling a superstorm when it made land fall. floodwaters destroyed homes and bhep that seawall hit electrical wires, areas laid to waste. some 650,000 homes were destroyed and 8.5 million oncustomers were without power. as for the total cost, the low end estimate sits at $50 billion. >> by and large we were not prepared except for emergency measures. meaning there were recreation plans in place. >> years later, thousands attempted ro rebuild. >> reporter: he had no doubt he'd return after sandy tore through his home. >> if wi were this height prior to sandy, our house wouldn't have have been affected. it will sit 14 fight above. >> it's goin
by the end of the month. >>> kathleen sebelius was the butt of a political joke. she was there to talk about the healthcare act and presented her with the book. websites for dummies to poke help. she quickly passed the book off to an aide without commenting. >>> it is a first for west point. >> it hosted the first wedding for two men. this is a picture of larry chote iii and his couple. >> they he met through a friend after graduation. back in 2012, they hosted two same sex weddings but they were both women. >>> hall mark is apologizing for changing the wording of on a well nobody ornament. it says don we now our fun apparel. >> it should say don we now our gay apparel. >> they have received negative comments about the change. and she said no one was ever oftenned by them and so shouldn't have been changed. >>> this is the website trip adviser and rated them number 2 for favorite restaurant insist the u.s. >> it is at north point street and number 1 is glickio and sons which is in new york city. >>> they expected to be away from the field. and fox went to the hospital after getting light ha
in at the . >>> just 48 hours after cathleen sebelius office capitol hill defending the obama care website, a senator got in his own jab at her. she was at the library on friday and a republican senator, brian kelsey, handed her a copy of websites for dummies, according to the paper that snapped the photo, you see her quickly passing the book off to an aid. the website is expected to be back online today after some weekend maintenance. >> and despite the apology from the president, the glitches seem to be the focus going on by criticism, and especially from republicans. we sat down with political reporter joe garafoli and willie brown and said okay. this is a program that is going to go across the nation and is going to affect millions of people. will it be the one that defines the obama administration and democrats for years to come? >> absolutely. this is going to be the gift that keeps on giving for republicans. it's not like a scandal that is here and gone tomorrow, it's something that is a program that is rolled out. every glitch is going to be seized on by the republicans. aha, your healthcare
obama and kathleen sebelius have appalls id for the failures -- apologized for the failures. there is a toll free number that is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week. >>> he says he told the fbi in 2003 that osama bin laden was hiding in pakistan. he says he got that information from a intelligence official. u.s. officials said a reward will not be paid. >>> new figures show premature births dropped in the united states. the 2012 rate was 11.5%. that is a 15 year low. but it could be as low as 9.6% if prevention measures were widely embraced. the united states ranked 131. landing the u.s. with somalia, turkey and thailand. >>> angry letter turned into a tale of good will. she is a student who works to support herself and after she bought a bike it was stolen. she tapped an angry letter up to the angry bike rack and when people took pictures and posted it it went viral. >> i have been struggling to do this and it was the one nice thing i bought. >> she has gotten offers from several peoples to replace her bike. she is very excited about the nice people offering to help her out.
. peter, good morning. >> reporter: matt, good morning to you. kathleen sebelius is testifying right now before congress. we want to show you a live picture. just moments ago, she spoke directly to those americans frustrated by the obama care website's problems, saying you deserve better and i apologize. today, it's kathleen sebelius's turn on the hot seat, facing a highly skeptical republican-led house committee. >> it's one of those classics. either you failed to plan or you plan to fail, and we'll seek answers in that regard. >> reporter: lawmakers will be armed with new evidence of warnings about the crippled obama care website one month before it launched. overnight, nbc news obtained this status report that's been submitted to congress from healthcare.gov's main contractor, indicating cgi reported significant concerns whether the site was ready to go. one heading describes top risks currently open and says the testing time frames are not adequate to complete full functional system and integration testing activities. >> this initial experience has not lived up to our expectations or
debacle. she was grilled by lawmakers. she promises the glitches will be fixed. kathleen sebelius will testify tomorrow. >>> it's always big news around here. 100 days and counting until the start of the 2014 olympics. this time it's in sochi, russia. like so many other olympic games, the bay area will be well represented. nbc's janelle wang introduces us to a few of our local athletes who have golden dreams of bringing home the gold. and they train year-round. we tune in in february, but they train all the time. >> yes, they do, and they train hard. as of right now, we could see 19 northern california athletes compete in sochi, from snowboarders, to skiers, to bobsledders and figure skaters. they all have one thing in common. a deep desire to compete for team usa. there's something about lake tahoe. >> at the finish. >> reporter: that breeds olympic athletes. >> our daycare was like getting thrown out of the mountain and then two home with mom when she got off work. and that just, that grew a love of the sport. >> reporter: for alpine skier mark o'sullivan, that love turned into
health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius, demanding couples to and information related to the website. >>> the bay area's own tesla motors just gave drivers of its high-end electric car an extension cord, of sorts it is a key network of its new super charging stations built especially for road trips. abc7 news reporter jonathan bloom, has the story. >> get the charge cord. plugged in right there. >> reporter: since dawn gordon wylie got a tesla model s, there's one place she hasn't been in a while do you miss gas stations at all? >> not one bit. >> reporter: the highest end model s can go 265 miles on a charge. that's about from here to san luis obispo and yet, there's a pair of tesla sedans making a trip longer than that. >> driving from san diego to vancouver using our recently opened network of super chargers. >> reporter: super chargers what tesla calls the big contraptions that charge up the car's battery at super speed. you can get three hours of driving time by plugging in 20 minutes. >> our chargers are way faster than anything else out there. >> reporter: it me
kathleen sebelius, demanding couples to and information related to the website. >>> the bay area's own tesla motors just gave drivers of its high-end electric car an extension cord, of sorts it is a key network of its new super charging stations built especially for road trips. abc7 news reporter jonathan bloom, has the story. >> get the charge cord. plugged in right there. >> reporter: since dawn gordon wylie got a tesla model s, there's one place she hasn't been in a while do you miss gas stations at all? >> not one bit. >> reporter: the highest end model s can go 265 miles on a charge. that's about from here to san luis obispo and yet, there's a pair of tesla sedans making a trip longer than that. >> driving from san diego to vancouver using our recently opened network of super chargers. >> reporter: super chargers what tesla calls the big contraptions that charge up the car's battery at super speed. you can get three hours of driving time by plugging in 20 minutes. >> our chargers are way faster than anything else out there. >> reporter: it means you can charge your car. >> you pul
and our very own phil matier. you know, guys, kathleen sebelius came out and said, i am responsible. but she essentially is taking the hit for the administration. >> she is taking more than the hit. she is taking the full fire squad right now. >> she volunteered. how about that? she walks in and says, hey, nobody else can do anything about it. it's my fault. >> how many times did she apologize? >> at least six times in the first minute. >> i know. she is going for the guinness book of world records. >> no question. >> is she being the fall guy? is she taking the dive for the entire administration? >> what do you mean taking a dive? that's not -- stop. obamacare, affordable care, technological problems associated with this has nothing to do with the quality of the care. >> when you have only two people signing up on day one and according to cbs news 248 by day 2, that is a miserable miserable showing. >> no, no, phil, not really. when you did not use the equipment that was available. ie, the medicare process which had been proven to work and you didn't use it, or you didn't use what
. this wednesday health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius will be grilled by lawmakers after already becoming a punch line on "saturday night live." >> sometimes it helps to turn the computer off and then turn it back on. we don't know why, it just does. >> reporter: also on wednesday, the president is going to address this topic again in massachusetts when that state rolls out its health care plan. less than 1% of all signups happened in the first month. natalie. >> peter at leks and der at the white house, thank you, peter. >>> in china, five people were killed in beijing's tee annie min square. all people inside the car were killed. several people on the ground were also hurt. the vehicle burts into flames after hitting one of the ancient stone bridges. it wasn't clear whether it was accidental or deliberate. >>> the funeral for the teacher murdered in massachusetts will be held later today. family and friends gathered sunday night for a wake to remember 24-year-old colleen ritzer. friends say she was a cheerful inspiration to those who knew her. police say 14-year-old phillip chi
site last night because there was a failure in the net working service provided by verizon. sebelius says healthcare.gov does not retain or store information. >>> just turn to 7:49. i want to check in with tara in for sal. and look at some congestion in san francisco. >> that's due to an accident with a taxi cab. 101 outbound. a yellow cab versus a car. it is blocking a lane of traffic. you can see on the right side of your screen there, there's quite a bit f of congestion there. it actually has eased up i would say over the past 15 minutes or so. so you might want to just tough it out here. otherwise you could take some side streets and pop out at the 281/101 connector. let's take a look at you are o maps, and we can show you that there is quite a bit of congestion on 680 southbound through the concord area, and then if we come over here, we can see that southbound, actually westbound 80 through richmond, not looking that great and 101 southbound from novato to san rafael. it's pretty gridlocked. finally a look at the bay bridge toll plaza, you can see the metering lights are on and
. >> secretary sebelius apologized for obama care's faulty website. >> americans are surprised. not only are they being booted off their current plans but how much they're being asked to pay. >> the nsa told me the president was never briefed on angela merkel. >> sandy was the biggest and fiercest storm ever to hit new jersey. the recovery was slow and for many it's far from over. >> it's tough. you're looking at washington, d.c. that's sometimes not the easiest thing in the world. >> wow what a night here in fenway park. >> the red sox are world champions. >> best night of my life. >> of your life? >> pretty much. i have a pretty bad life. yeah. >> the young boy in the yellow shirt stole the show. he wandered on stage. >> i'll take your candy and my pope. >> that's magic. >> how many barrels are in this warehouse? >> more than 200,000. >> hot sauce called sir rah-rah eded sriracha. >> the sun touched down here. >> it has to be done right or it will burn your scalp, but we can stand with that. >> can we start with the chicken dance? lord knows you love doing tha
. >> health and human services secretary sebelius says the web site is improving every day, and she says she will release the official number of people enrolled in obama care by the middle of this month. kyla campbell ktvu channel 2 news. >>> gag and will oracle are helping to -- google and oracle are help to go figure out the problems. team surge, google adds one of us engineers is is working on the web site's issues. the federal government says with all the talent pitching in right now, healthcare.gov should be working correctly by the end of the month. >>> there's a major new development involving the san francisco city gardener who was charged with felony hit-and- run. ktvu news has learned, thomas was fired by the city two days ago. he had been suspended without pay. bernaske ran over christine with the city pickup truck while she was out lying in the grass sunbathing with her baby and a dog at the bernal park heights park. he has pled not guilty. >>> and facing charges of peeping tom, stemming from an incident in july. he was found outside a woman's house at 3:30 in the morning in his
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